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EP-iphanies: U2's "Wide Awake In Europe"

As you probably know by now, The Analog Kid lives for b-sides and non-album cuts. In this continuing series, I will share some of my favorite EPs and 12″ singles from over the years in their entirety. 529 more words

Rock

Lunchtime Beatboxing

The week almost got away, but I wrangled enough time to press play on my iPhone to share the music results and analyze its equivalence with… 252 more words

Music Sound Bits

Kid + Education + Parent = ?

The New York Times recently published an article claiming that parental involvement is overrated. It lists only three things that seem to work: “…expecting your child to go to college, discussing activities children engage in at school…, and requesting a particular teacher for your child.” All the other things that parents do for their kids apparently do not affect grades and test scores. 62 more words

Canada # The Rural Alberta Advantage

Toronto based The Rural Alberta Advantage (TheRAA) crashed the whole Indie Rock scene with the release of the debut album ‘Hometowns’ on the well-known Indie Label Saddle Creek in 2009. 59 more words

Music

Cloud Nothings- 'Here and Nowhere Else' ALBUM REVIEW

While the waves of Emo revivalists through indie music seem to be far behind us, Cloud Nothings have been adding their own understated, subtle and somewhat harsh voice to this rather ambiguous genre since they formed in 2009. 609 more words

Reviews

Bunions and Reflexology….What's the Scoop?

What are Bunions?

Bunions, something I see a lot of in Reflexology treatments and many come to me specifically because of them. Bunions are one of the most common foot concerns. 413 more words

FYI

Honest Facts about Honey

Honey, a common “natural” sweetener we like to use instead of sugar, or may be we just prefer it over sugar.

Why not?

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